MSBuild VS Cake

Compare MSBuild vs Cake and see what are their differences.

MSBuild

The Microsoft Build Engine (MSBuild) is the build platform for .NET and Visual Studio. (by dotnet)
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MSBuild Cake
11 10
4,727 3,289
0.7% 1.1%
9.8 9.2
1 day ago 18 days ago
C# C#
MIT License MIT License
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MSBuild

Posts with mentions or reviews of MSBuild. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-06.

Cake

Posts with mentions or reviews of Cake. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-04-08.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing MSBuild and Cake you can also consider the following projects:

NUKE - 🏗 The AKEless Build System for C#/.NET

Psake - A build automation tool written in PowerShell

FAKE - FAKE - F# Make

Invoke-Build - Build Automation in PowerShell

Nake - Magic script-based C# task runner for .NET Core

FlubuCore - A cross platform build and deployment automation system for building projects and executing deployment scripts using C# code.

CS Make - Sake Build

Roslyn - The Roslyn .NET compiler provides C# and Visual Basic languages with rich code analysis APIs.